Matmos Announce New Album Plastic Anniversary

Baltimore electronic outfit Matmos have announced a new album due next year. The forthcoming Plastic Anniversary will celebrate the duo's anniversary as a couple and…
Israel Daramola / December 13, 2018

Matmos Go Through the Looking Glass — Er, Washing Machine — in ‘Excerpt Nine’ Video

Matmos have released a new video for the clattering "Excerpt Nine" from their new whirlpool-minded record, Ultimate Care II. Directed by husband-and-wife team Ed Apodaca and…
Rachel Brodsky / February 22, 2016

Review: Matmos Spin Us Right Round, Baby on ‘Ultimate Care II’

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: February 19, 2016Label: Thrill JockeyMost people become familiar with washing machines before we can walk or talk: large, square…
Raymond Cummings / February 16, 2016

SPIN Singles Mix: DIIV, Matmos, Erykah Badu, and More

Welcome to SPIN’s Singles Mix! SPIN staffers have rounded up their favorite, must-hear tracks for your personal playlists. Collecting the finest from haze-pop melody makers, stopwatch-breaking…
SPIN Staff / November 11, 2015

Matmos Announce New Album Made of Washing Machine Sounds

Matmos are back and really putting the "experimental" into "experimental electronic music duo." The pair just announced a new LP that consists of samples all…
James Grebey / November 6, 2015

The Soft Pink Truth Covers Venom, Reinvents ‘Black Metal’

If the Soft Pink Truth's interpretation of Venom's 1982 classic, "Black Metal," is any indication, the act's upcoming album is going to take metal into…
Sarah Kaufman / June 5, 2014

Watch Matmos’ Colorfully Calming ‘Aetheric Vehicle’ Video

Matmos showed off their noisier side for a cover of the Buzzcocks' "ESP" earlier this year, but the Baltimore electro duo get meditative in the new…
Kyle McGovern / June 20, 2013

Expressway to Yr Skull: Matmos Discuss ‘The Marriage of True Minds’

Anyone who thinks that experimental electronic music must be humorless, self-important, or dry as a dissertation abstract has clearly never encountered the work of Matmos.
Philip Sherburne / February 21, 2013

Watch Matmos Rip Into and Reimagine Buzzcocks’ ‘ESP’

Buzzcocks might not be a Matmos fan's first, or even tenth, guess as to who the iconoclastic electronic duo count as influences, but there is…
Chris Martins / January 14, 2013

Matmos Get Telepathic on New Records for Thrill Jockey

Matmos, the Baltimore-based duo of brainiac multi-taskers Drew Daniel and M.C. Schmidt, are planning to release a new EP, The Ganzfeld, on a new label,…
Philip Sherburne / July 25, 2012

10 Best Moments from the MoogFest Celebration

Robert Moog would have been proud. The man DJ Spooky credits with paving the way for hip-hop loved to watch his inventions and creations --…
Mark Kemp / November 1, 2010